Red-Fronted Macaw
Red-Fronted Macaw - Phoebe


Scientific name: Ara rubrogenys

Place of Origin: Bolivia
Lifespan (in wild): 25 to 50 years
Weight: 15 – 19.4 oz
Body size: 21.5–23.5 in
Diet: Herbivore


Fun Facts

  • These parrots are considered very good singers and talkers and are generally known as noisy birds.
  • Pairs of this species of macaws sing in duets.
  • A Red-Fronted Macaw can fly at 40 mph.

Conservation Status


Annual Cost of Care

The cost to care for this animal per year is $300.

Through our Adopt a Species program, you have an opportunity to provide for this animal’s needs by paying for the annual cost of care. Check out our Donate page for other ways you can give!